Danica Patrick

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Danica Patrick

Danica Patrick (born March 25 1982) is an American auto racer and model. She is the first female to win an IndyCar Series race.[1] She also has the highest finish by a woman in the Indianapolis 500 in third place.[2] She is currently competing in the NASCAR Nationwide[3] and Sprint Cup Series.[4] In the 2013 Daytona 500, Patrick became the first woman in the Sprint Cup to earn pole position,[5] and led a few laps, also a first for female drivers. Patrick finished 8th, the highest by a female.[6] Patrick was born in Beloit, Wisconsin.

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